Beating the February Blahs

I know. It is October. February is still in the far-off land of post-Christmas, post-New Year; we also all know that Christmas is a lifetime away. No need to start shopping yet. Right? Oh dear… But I...

Tradition of a Thankful Tree

“To be grateful is to recognize the love of God in everything He has given us — and He has given us everything. Every breath we draw is a gift of His love, every moment of existence a gift of grace.”...

If My House is Messy…

If my bed is unmade… it’s because of the little ones sleeping with me at night, comforting each other ,while daddy was away… sleeping in, cuddling close… If there’s toys...

Doing or Being?

My default is doing. I rush about planning, copying, teaching, cooking, washing, and folding.  Even reading aloud is sometimes simply an item on my to-do list.  I have a tendency to search for worth ...